The first table below looks at the demand for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 527 533 576
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +43
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 119 66 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.22% 3.33% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80 36 65
Average salary £58,750 £68,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £83,750 £84,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -11.53%
Cloud Services Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2822 1984 1528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.70% 4.36% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2421 1719 1318
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
IaaS
England

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in London

IaaS
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the London region.

IaaS Salary Trend in London

IaaS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

IaaS Salary Histogram in London

IaaS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 24 £60,000 +50.00% 8
Ealing - 1 £70,000 -
Westminster - 1 £70,000 -
Bromley - 1 £70,000 -
Croydon - 1 £70,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £70,000 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS.

1 105 (49.30%) Windows
2 96 (45.07%) VMware
3 90 (42.25%) Microsoft
4 88 (41.31%) PaaS
5 86 (40.38%) Linux
6 82 (38.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 68 (31.92%) MS Excel
8 58 (27.23%) SQL
8 58 (27.23%) SQL Server
8 58 (27.23%) SaaS
9 57 (26.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 57 (26.76%) Cisco
10 52 (24.41%) IIS
11 50 (23.47%) Firewall
12 48 (22.54%) SAN
13 42 (19.72%) Project Management
14 41 (19.25%) EMC
15 40 (18.78%) Windows Server 2003
15 40 (18.78%) Web Services
15 40 (18.78%) Service Delivery
15 40 (18.78%) Microsoft Azure
16 38 (17.84%) Puppet
16 38 (17.84%) LAN
16 38 (17.84%) WAN
17 37 (17.37%) VPN
17 37 (17.37%) Java
17 37 (17.37%) Citrix
18 36 (16.90%) MS Exchange
19 35 (16.43%) UNIX
19 35 (16.43%) Active Directory

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (24.41%) IIS
2 36 (16.90%) MS Exchange
3 28 (13.15%) Apache
4 23 (10.80%) BizTalk Server
5 19 (8.92%) Apache Solr
6 16 (7.51%) nginx
7 15 (7.04%) Tomcat
8 13 (6.10%) WebSphere
9 12 (5.63%) OpenStack
10 10 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (4.69%) SharePoint
10 10 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (3.76%) CloudStack
13 6 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (2.82%) Alfresco
14 4 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (1.88%) Node.js
15 3 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 68 (31.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.82%) MS Office
3 3 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (7.04%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 88 (41.31%) PaaS
2 58 (27.23%) SaaS
3 40 (18.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (16.43%) Amazon AWS
5 31 (14.55%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (7.51%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (4.23%) Office 365
8 7 (3.29%) GitHub
8 7 (3.29%) Google Apps
9 3 (1.41%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.41%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.94%) Joyent
10 2 (0.94%) Heroku
10 2 (0.94%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 50 (23.47%) Firewall
2 48 (22.54%) SAN
3 38 (17.84%) LAN
3 38 (17.84%) WAN
4 37 (17.37%) VPN
5 35 (16.43%) NAS
6 34 (15.96%) MPLS
7 33 (15.49%) VoIP
8 18 (8.45%) DNS
9 15 (7.04%) TCP/IP
10 10 (4.69%) Unified Communications
11 7 (3.29%) Kerberos
12 5 (2.35%) Internet
12 5 (2.35%) Network Security
13 4 (1.88%) Wireless
13 4 (1.88%) IPsec
13 4 (1.88%) WAAS
13 4 (1.88%) SSL
13 4 (1.88%) LDAP
13 4 (1.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (27.23%) SQL Server
2 25 (11.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (10.33%) MySQL
4 21 (9.86%) MongoDB
5 13 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (5.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (4.69%) Redis
8 8 (3.76%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.76%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.35%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.88%) Hazelcast
11 4 (1.88%) OrientDB
12 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.41%) OLTP
12 3 (1.41%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.94%) Big Data
14 1 (0.47%) Oracle Exadata
14 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (7.04%) Git (software)
1 15 (7.04%) Jenkins
2 13 (6.10%) JIRA
3 11 (5.16%) Subversion
4 9 (4.23%) Bugzilla
4 9 (4.23%) NUnit
4 9 (4.23%) TeamCity
4 9 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.82%) Artifactory
5 6 (2.82%) Maven
6 5 (2.35%) RSpec
7 4 (1.88%) Selenium
8 2 (0.94%) Hudson
9 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (10.80%) Finance
2 18 (8.45%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.16%) Marketing
4 9 (4.23%) Music Industry
5 5 (2.35%) Retail
5 5 (2.35%) Law
6 4 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.88%) Advertising
6 4 (1.88%) Banking
6 4 (1.88%) Local Government
7 3 (1.41%) Legal
7 3 (1.41%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.94%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.94%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (23.94%) Architect
2 19 (8.92%) Systems Engineer
2 19 (8.92%) VMware Engineer
3 18 (8.45%) Consultant
4 16 (7.51%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (7.04%) IT Architect
6 14 (6.57%) Developer
6 14 (6.57%) Web Engineer
7 12 (5.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 11 (5.16%) Administrator
8 11 (5.16%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (5.16%) BizTalk Developer
9 10 (4.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 9 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
10 9 (4.23%) Server Support
10 9 (4.23%) Senior Developer
10 9 (4.23%) Operations Engineer
11 8 (3.76%) Senior BizTalk Developer
11 8 (3.76%) Microsoft Consultant
12 7 (3.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (18.78%) Web Services
2 33 (15.49%) .NET
3 16 (7.51%) J2EE
4 12 (5.63%) Oracle Fusion
5 11 (5.16%) WCF
6 10 (4.69%) ASP.NET
6 10 (4.69%) XML
7 9 (4.23%) XSD
7 9 (4.23%) XSL
7 9 (4.23%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 7 (3.29%) MCollective
9 6 (2.82%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (2.82%) Spring
10 5 (2.35%) LAMP
10 5 (2.35%) SAML
10 5 (2.35%) Memcached
11 4 (1.88%) Hibernate
11 4 (1.88%) X-Windows
11 4 (1.88%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (1.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.08%) Replication
2 28 (13.15%) Enterprise Storage
3 20 (9.39%) Clustering
4 16 (7.51%) Open Source
5 9 (4.23%) Blackberry
5 9 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.29%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.29%) Blog
6 7 (3.29%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.88%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.88%) iSeries
7 4 (1.88%) Celerra
7 4 (1.88%) AS400
7 4 (1.88%) CLARiiON
8 3 (1.41%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.41%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.41%) Physics
9 2 (0.94%) DTV
9 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.47%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 105 (49.30%) Windows
2 86 (40.38%) Linux
3 57 (26.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (18.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (16.43%) UNIX
6 17 (7.98%) Debian
7 11 (5.16%) Windows 8
8 10 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (3.76%) Windows 7
10 6 (2.82%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.35%) CentOS
11 5 (2.35%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.88%) Android
12 4 (1.88%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.88%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.88%) Gentoo
12 4 (1.88%) Solaris
13 2 (0.94%) VMS
14 1 (0.47%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (19.72%) Project Management
2 40 (18.78%) Service Delivery
3 33 (15.49%) CRM
4 29 (13.62%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (12.21%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (10.80%) Configuration Management
7 19 (8.92%) Technical Architecture
8 18 (8.45%) SOA
9 15 (7.04%) ITIL
9 15 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (6.57%) Supplier Management
11 13 (6.10%) Resource Management
12 12 (5.63%) Business Development
13 11 (5.16%) Programme Management
13 11 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (4.69%) Data Modelling
15 9 (4.23%) OOD
15 9 (4.23%) OOP
15 9 (4.23%) OO
15 9 (4.23%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 58 (27.23%) SQL
2 37 (17.37%) Java
3 29 (13.62%) Ruby
4 24 (11.27%) Perl
5 17 (7.98%) C#
5 17 (7.98%) Python
6 9 (4.23%) Bash Shell
7 8 (3.76%) PHP
8 7 (3.29%) JavaScript
8 7 (3.29%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.82%) C++
10 5 (2.35%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.88%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.88%) C
12 3 (1.41%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.94%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (7.98%) Degree
2 6 (2.82%) MCSE
2 6 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.35%) PMP
3 5 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (1.88%) CCNA
4 4 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.88%) MCITP
5 2 (0.94%) MCP
5 2 (0.94%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.47%) MCTS
6 1 (0.47%) CISSP
6 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.10%) QA
2 3 (1.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 82 (38.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (16.43%) Active Directory
3 33 (15.49%) XenApp
4 28 (13.15%) Hyper-V
4 28 (13.15%) Terminal Services
5 24 (11.27%) vCloud
6 22 (10.33%) vSphere
7 21 (9.86%) VMware ESX
7 21 (9.86%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (7.51%) KVM
9 13 (6.10%) Varnish
10 9 (4.23%) Samba
11 8 (3.76%) UAG
12 5 (2.35%) Xen
12 5 (2.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (2.35%) ISA Server
12 5 (2.35%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (1.88%) XenDesktop
13 4 (1.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 4 (1.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 38 (17.84%) Puppet
2 35 (16.43%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (7.04%) ZABBIX
4 13 (6.10%) HAProxy
5 9 (4.23%) CFEngine
5 9 (4.23%) StatsD
6 7 (3.29%) SCCM
7 6 (2.82%) Nagios
8 5 (2.35%) SCOM
8 5 (2.35%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.94%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.47%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.47%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 1 (0.47%) Nessus
10 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.47%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 96 (45.07%) VMware
2 90 (42.25%) Microsoft
3 57 (26.76%) Cisco
4 41 (19.25%) EMC
5 37 (17.37%) Citrix
6 26 (12.21%) Oracle
7 24 (11.27%) Veeam
8 21 (9.86%) HP
9 20 (9.39%) Salesforce.com
9 20 (9.39%) PlateSpin
10 17 (7.98%) SAP
11 15 (7.04%) Siebel
12 14 (6.57%) Juniper
13 13 (6.10%) New Relic
14 12 (5.63%) TIBCO
14 12 (5.63%) Dell
15 10 (4.69%) Red Hat
16 9 (4.23%) Apple
16 9 (4.23%) Sony
16 9 (4.23%) Toshiba
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